What Role Do Illustrations Play in Beer Label Design?

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 26, 2018, 11:00 AM

A beer label narrates a brewery’s story. The label’s design can reflect the history of a company, location of a brewery, strengthen brand identity, and even snapshot significant occasions in time (for example, the 2016 presidential election-inspired label by Hitchhiker Brewing Co). Visuals are more…


Label Review: Fort Hamilton Craft Whiskey

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 23, 2018, 10:00 AM

Bulletproof, a brand design agency based in New York, created the packaging design and brand identity for Alex Clark Spirits premium rye whiskey, Fort Hamilton Whiskey, produced in Brooklyn, New York. Alex Clark Spirits wanted Bulletproof to create a product that was truly distinctive in the world…


Recap: New England Made Show 2018

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 21, 2018, 12:00 PM

Dion Label Printing exhibited at the 34th annual New England Made Show this past weekend and it was a success! We have been an ongoing exhibitor at this exposition and our team had the opportunity to meet with existing customers and many new exhibitors this year. The show took place in Portland,…


Beverage Design Trends of 2018

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 19, 2018, 11:40 AM

Is your brand looking for ways to add a personal touch to the beverage aisle? Design elements are playing an important role in how we choose our products; especially in a beverage industry that is booming with new brands, innovative design, and attractive packaging. Here are five emerging design…


Label Review: Highland Brewing Company

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 16, 2018, 8:45 AM

The first craft brewery to open in Asheville, North Carolina 24 years ago has undergone major changes. Highland Brewing Company collaborated with Helms Workshop, based in Austin, Texas, to refresh their brand by designing a new look for their labels, packaging and even upgrading the brewery’s…


Book Your Next Vacation at a Beer Hotel

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 14, 2018, 1:00 PM

Starting in 2019, you’ll be able to visit the “Hoppiest Place on Earth”. BrewDog Brewery, a Scottish craft beer company based in Columbus, Ohio, is creating their own beer hotel called “The DogHouse” where aficionados can spend a few nights living in beer nirvana. The brewery announced its plans to…


Dion Label Printing to Exhibit at New England Made’s 34th Annual Exposition

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 12, 2018, 8:20 AM

Dion Label Printing is exhibiting at New England Made’s 34 Annual Exposition this year! The show begins Saturday, March 17 and continues through Monday, March 19th at the Portland Sports Complex in Portland, Maine. Dion has been an ongoing exhibitor at this exposition and we’re back for more. Be…


Label Review: Stumptown Coffee Roasters

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 9, 2018, 10:30 AM

Cold brew coffee is a sweet alternative to regular iced coffee, and so is its packaging. Stumptown Coffee Roasters redesigned their cold brew product labels with the help of Seattle-based design studio Column. Their mission was to have a classic, unified look so they can stand out among the…


Ridesharing App Lyft Collaborates with Brewery to Promote Safe Driving

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 7, 2018, 8:20 AM

Lyft has partnered with companies across different industries to invite consumers to use their service, and now they are tackling the beer industry. Chicago-based Baderhaus Brewery has collaborated with ride-hailing app Lyft to create the ‘Five Star Lager’, a craft lager offering consumers a 60%…


Meet the Team: Ryonn Robinson

Clarissa.Marchia / Posted on Mar 5, 2018, 8:30 AM

Position: Purchasing and Receiving Agent